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Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Position Information Projected Start Date January 2, 2019Projected End Date December 31, 2019Application Deadline TBDApplication MethodCareer Bridge Company Information Organization School of Graduate StudiesContact Helen KelleyContact Emailhelen.kelley@uleth.ca Job Posting Information Position Title THRIVE Project AssistantDuration 12 monthsRate...
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Two Graduate Assistant (Non-Teaching), Limited Term Positions Position Information Projected Start Date January 7, 2019Projected End Date April 30, 2019Application Deadline November 19, 2018 Company Information Organization Writing CentreContact Rebekah EckertContact Emailrebekah.eckert@uleth.ca Job Posting Information Position Title Graduate...
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
The Thesis Writing Boot Camp is back! This one-day workshop is designed to assist with the writing process and help you make valuable progress on your writing task. Are you writing a paper for a course, your thesis proposal, or your thesis/project? Do you want to learn more about an integrated approach to graduate level writing? Are you looking for insights on effective...
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Do you have questions or concerns about what a student/supervisor relationship should look like? Research responsibilities? Conflict management? Productive discussions? Communication? Here's your chance to talk about these and more in a confidential, judgement-free zone.  When: Wednesday, October 17, 2:30 – 3:30pm Where: L950 Who: open to all graduate students
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
The University of Lethbridge is committed to maintaining high standards, and requires that all research involving human participants undertaken by individuals connected to the University confirm to the highest ethical standards.  You are invited to learn about the three ethical principles outlined in the Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving...
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Are you a new student looking to bring learn more about academic writing at the graduate level? Are you writing a paper for a course, your thesis proposal, or your thesis document? Then this workshop is for you! Rumi Graham, Graduate Student Librarian will facilitate this interactive professional development workshop that focuses on completing your graduate level writing...
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Throughout her graduate program, Master of Science student Takara Motz (BHSc ’15) managed a permanent-supportive housing facility called River House. The facility provides wraparound health supports for men with complex health needs and who have experienced chronic problems with homelessness. As the Manager of River House, Takara recognized that housing plays a role in...
Thursday, September 27, 2018
Interested in Policy Analyzing? You may qualify for the Government of Canada's Advanced Policy Analyst Program (APAP), an amazing opportunity with the Government of Canada that can lead to a permanent, full-time position. Come chat with Lauren Clement, manager of the APAP, to see if this opportunity is the right fit for you. Application Criteria: Have completed Master's...
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
An open position for a Research Assistant to assess new teaching strategies in biochemistry using 3D-printed models of biomolecules is now available. This study is part of a Teaching Development Fund Project by Dr. Ute Kothe and Dr. Trushar Patel who are teaching with physical models of biomolecules in a third- and fourth-year biochemistry class. The Research Assistant...
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Sarah Krogman (Left) and Noëlle Sedgwick (Right) Master of Nursing candidate Noëlle Sedgwick (BN ’13, RN) had spent time working in rural hospitals in both Saskatchewan and Alberta as a nurse since receiving her bachelor’s degree. During this time, she learned of the importance of rural culture in providing proper care for people of all ages, especially in the case of...
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
In the field of animal behaviour research; social development and integration in primates is the focus of doctoral candidate Jonathan Jarrett’s research. Under the supervision of Louise Barrett, Jonathan’s doctoral thesis explores the development of social behaviours and integration into social grooming networks in juvenile vervet monkeys. Specifically, he explored the...
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Note: For a co-op position, the position must be registered as a co-op and the student must be admissible to the co-op option (i.e., Master of Arts and Master of Science students only) Position Information Projected Start Date September 04, 2018Projected End Date April 30, 2019Application Deadline August 20, 2018 11:59 PMApplication MethodCareer Bridge...
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
A fantastic funding opportunity is available for two Albertans enrolled full-time in the Master of Science in Computer Science program. The financial support is $30,000 per student in the first year with the possibility of a renewal in the second year. The University of Lethbridge offers a high-quality Master of Science (MSc) in Computer Science program that provides...
Friday, July 27, 2018
Foundations of Project Management I When: Tuesday, August 28 and Wednesday, August 29, 2018Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:45am)Where: Sandman Signiture Lethbridge Lodge, Popular Room III (320 Scenic Dr S) Cost: This workshop, as with all Mitacs workshops, is free for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. For answers to some frequently asked...
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Two uLethbridge doctoral students, Lanna Petterson (BA '12, MSc '16) and Scott Semenyna (MSc '16), are profiled in a Playboy article titled The Next Generation of Sex Researchers Will Redefine How We Think About Sexual Orientation. The piece talks about Petterson studying men who have sex with biological males, and Semenyna using cross-cultural research methods to study...
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
The School of Graduate Studies has two new master’s degree programs available: a Master of Arts in Cultural Resource Management and a Master of Science in Remote Sensing.  The Master of Arts in Cultural Resource Management will meet the labour market demands by offering a more specialized archaeology degree program geared for students who want to enter the workforce as...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
The Board of Governors and the Graduate Students’ Association have negotiated and ratified a new Agreement which governs the paid employment of Academically Employed graduate students (i.e., Graduate Assistants) at the University of Lethbridge. The Agreement is in effect from May 1, 2018 to April 30, 2020. All members of the University community are encouraged to review...
Friday, June 15, 2018
The Centre for the Study of Scholarly Communication has partnered with Force 11 Scholarly Communications Institute (FSCI) to offer a US$150 discount on tuition to University of Lethbridge Faculty, Students, and Staff:   Date: July 30-August 3, 2018 Location: UC San Diego, La Jolla CA http://force11.org/fsci/2018  Tuition (5 Days):  Students: US$350 (regularly US$500), US$...
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
The Library regularly offers instruction in the use of the latest version of EndNote that includes:  a tour of the application  building and maintaining a library of references  searching and using EndNote to retrieve references  creating a bibliography using EndNote  using Cite-While-You-Write from within Microsoft Word Wednesday June 13th from 10am-noon in L950 Resister...
Saturday, May 19, 2018
Athabasca Faculty of Graduate Studies presents: Research Software Tools Online Workshop - May 19, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:10 p.m. (MT) Learn about SPSS and R for data Analysis in this FREE 3 hour workshop, offered online via Adobe Connect. Registration is open to all graduate students of Athabasca University, University of Lethbridge, University of Alberta, and...
Friday, May 18, 2018
Date: May 18, 2018 Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. (MT)Mode of delivery: Adobe Connect Athabasca University Presents: Thinking about about responding to a call for abstracts for an upcoming conference? Have you seen requests for abstracts but been unsure about what to include or how to stay within the word count? In this 90 minute interactive webinar, using sample abstracts...
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Hey Grad Students! Are you hungry? Do you have a fresh perspective regarding professional development? Come take advantage of this opportunity to shape campus opportunities and enjoy some pizza. The THRIVE Program is the University of Lethrbidge's Graduate Student Development Program. This is a program for grad students, so come tell us what you need!  Focus groups will...
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
The Library regularly offers instruction in the use of the latest version of EndNote that includes:  a tour of the application  building and maintaining a library of references  searching and using EndNote to retrieve references  creating a bibliography using EndNote  using Cite-While-You-Write from within Microsoft Word May 16th from 1-3pm in L950 Resister here
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Athabasca University Faculty of Graduate Studies Presents "Adventures in Indigenous Methodologies: Making Space for Metis-specific Approaches" There are many longstanding stereotypes regarding Métis people, our identity, and our spirituality. Dr. Fiola’s research on Métis relationships with traditional Indigenous ceremony brings to light some of these stereotypes....
Friday, April 27, 2018
Are you unsure what you can distribute electronically or post in Moodle without infringing copyright? Do you know what kinds of uses require permission before course materials can be made available to students online?  In this session, find out about ways to make your readings and other course materials available to students online that are copyright-compliant and suit...